Company-wide integrated strategic maintenance - an empirical analysis
Artikel i vetenskaplig tidskrift, 1999

This paper discusses the maintenance/production interface, and emphasises the importance of integration for organisational design and strategic planning. Firms with various maintenance visions, goals and plans and companywide integration of maintenance are di¤erentiated. Data was gathered from 293 Swedish maintenance managers in manufacturing Þrms. Analysis showed that integration and long-term planning of maintenance both a¤ect prevention, quality improvement and manufacturing capabilities.

Manufacturing strategy

Maintenance management





Patrik Jonsson

Chalmers, Teknikens ekonomi och organisation, Industriell kvalitetsutveckling

International Journal of Production Economics

Vol. 60/61 179-188


Produktionsteknik, arbetsvetenskap och ergonomi